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More foreigners want to study in Finland

More foreigners want to study in Finland | Finland | Scoop.it

Prospective students are filing an increasing number of residence permit applications with Finnish officials. Family ties were however the most widespread basis for residence permit applications as of the end of September.

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EU policy: Self-interest and the common interest - Helsingin Sanomat

Third: open internationalisation needs to be enhanced, because in spite of all the problems, only that will allow small export-dependent countries like Finland to cope in a rapidly changed...

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A Finnish twist on IB schooling - thisisFINLAND: Facts: Education & research

A Finnish twist on IB schooling - thisisFINLAND: Facts: Education & research | Finland | Scoop.it
How does Finland’s renowned education system mix with the worldwide International Baccalaureate programme when the same school utilises both? We visit Ressu Comprehensive in Helsinki to find out.
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Good News from Finland - Finnish companies on international markets

Good News from Finland - Finnish companies on international markets | Finland | Scoop.it
Finnish companies on international markets: http://bit.ly/l3nAUd...
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Rebuffed by Iceland, Chinese billionaire considers land investment in Finland

Rebuffed by Iceland, Chinese billionaire considers land investment in Finland | Finland | Scoop.it

In an interview with Helsingin Sanomat in October, Huang said that he is interested in Korvatunturi in Finnish Lapland. On Sunday Huang told YLE that he is organising a visit to Finland.
“I plan to send a group of our employees to Finland in February and March to find out about conditions and legislation. After the unpleasant experiences of Iceland, I want to know precise details before making any decisions”, Huang said to YLE.

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Alabaster student attends summer camp in Finland | Shelby County Reporter

Alabaster student attends summer camp in Finland | Shelby County Reporter | Finland | Scoop.it
Lots of children in the United States attend camps far away from their homes each summer, but few cross foreign borders to get there.

Casey Crownhart, 15, of Alabaster traveled halfway around the world for hers—Helsinki, Finland, to be exact.

Crownhart, a rising junior at Jefferson County International Baccalaureate, was one of 30 students from around the world chosen for the Technology Academy of Finland’s second annual Millennium Youth Camp. She was also one of just two students selected from the United States.
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Thedraw of the international markets - Good News from Finland

Thedraw of the international markets - Good News from Finland | Finland | Scoop.it
Internationalization in business is absolutely vital for many Finnish companies. Over the years their operating areas have grown from local markets to extend to every corner of the globe. And Finnish export competence also has a very broad palette. http://dlvr.it/Tp5qn...
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